Charter UK, in collaboration with Lloyds Banking Group is shortlisted for two FStech Awards.

Wed 23rd January 2013

Charter UK, in collaboration with Lloyds Banking Group, has been shortlisted for two prestigious awards at the forthcoming 2013 FStech Awards. The awards recognise excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sector. 

Charter UK fended off competition from hundreds of entries to be selected as finalists in both awards categories that the company entered: Best Use of IT for Retail Banking and Best Use of Technology for Customer Service. Winners will be announced at a gala dinner and ceremony at the London Lancaster Hotel on April 17th. 

In the category of Best Use of IT in Retail Banking, Charter UK will be competing against Barclays (Pingit), Crédit Mutuel – (CIC/Welcome Real-time) and RBS (Fujitsu). For the Best Use of Technology in Customer Service award, Charter UK is up against Barclays (Barclays Mobile Banking) and Barclays Wealth & Investment Management.

Commenting on the awards, Andrew Aldred, Head of Marketing at Charter UK, said: 

"These awards celebrate the best and brightest in the fast moving financial services technology sector. The fact that we have been shortlisted in both of the categories we entered is a fantastic testimony to the strength of the work we are doing with Lloyds Banking Group and the results that Charter Continuum continues to deliver. 

"It's a great privilege for us to be working with the UK's biggest retail bank to deliver one of the largest complaints management systems in Europe. Lloyds Banking Group is taking a leading role in the industry via this deployment and we're delighted to be honoured for our involvement in such an important project for the bank."